Numerous technical questionnaires cover specific botanical taxa.

Please take note that when filing for a Community plant variety rights application, the use of a CPVO technical questionnaire is mandatory for each of the botanical taxa where one is available within the following list.

The technical questionnaires can be consulted and downloaded from the CPVO website, or upon request, can be transmitted by the Office.

CPVO Reference Common Name Botanical Taxon Crop Sector Sort ascending Publication date Downloads
CPVO/TQ-285 coriander

Coriandrum sativum L.

Vegetable 13/10/2023
CPVO/TQ-G01 CPVO General TQ

to be used for species not covered by a specific TQ

Vegetable 25/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-002/3 maize

Zea mays L.

Vegetable 28/09/2021
CPVO/TQ-007/2-Rev.3 pea

Pisum sativum L.

Vegetable 24/02/2023
CPVO/TQ-009/1 runner bean

Phaseolus coccineus L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-012/4 French bean

Phaseolus vulgaris L.

Vegetable 10/04/2023
CPVO/TQ-013/6-Rev.3 lettuce

Lactuca sativa L.

Vegetable 04/04/2023
CPVO/TQ-044/4-Rev.5 tomato

Solanum lycopersicum L.

Vegetable 01/07/2021
CPVO/TQ-045/2-Rev.2 cauliflower

Brassica oleracea L. convar. botrytis (L.) Alef. var. botrytis L.

Vegetable 08/07/2022
CPVO/TQ-046/2 onion and echalion, shallot, grey shallot

Allium cepa (Cepa group), Allium cepa (Aggregatum Group), Allium oschaninii O. Fedtsch.

Vegetable 01/07/2021
CPVO/TQ-048/3-Rev.2 white cabbage, red cabbage, Savoy cabbage

Brassica oleracea L. var. capitata L.

Vegetable 27/01/2023
CPVO/TQ-049/3 carrot

Daucus carota L.

Vegetable 01/07/2021
CPVO/TQ-054/2-Rev Brussels sprouts

Brassica oleracea L. var. gemmifera Zenker

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-055/5-Rev.4 spinach

Spinacia oleracea L.

Vegetable 29/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-060/1 beetroot

Beta vulgaris L. var. conditiva Alef.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-061/2-Rev.2 cucumber, gherkin

Cucumis sativus L.

Vegetable 04/08/2023
CPVO/TQ-062/1 rhubarb

Rheum rharbarbarum L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-064/2-Rev-Corr radish, black raddish

Raphanus sativus L. var. sativus, Raphanus sativus L. var. niger (Miller) S. Kerner

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-065/2 kohlrabi

Brassica oleracea L. var. gongylodes L. (Brassica oleracea Kohlrabi Group)

Vegetable 31/05/2023
CPVO/TQ-074/1 celeriac

Apium graveolens L. var. rapaceum (Mill.) Gaud

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-075/2 corn salad

Valerianella eriocarpa Desv., Valerianella locusta L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-076/2-Rev.2 sweet pepper, hot pepper, paprika, chili

Capsicum annuum L.

Vegetable 19/06/2020
CPVO/TQ-082/1 celery, stalk celery, cutting celery, leaf celery, smallage

Apium graveolens L. var. dulce (Mill.) Pers, Apium graveolens L. var. secalinum Alef.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-085/2 leek

Allium porrum L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-089/1 swede, rutabaga

Brassica napus L. var. napobrassica (L.) Rchb.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-090/1 curly kale

Brassica oleracea L. var sabellica L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-104/2-Rev.2 melon

Cucumis melo L.

Vegetable 01/07/2021
CPVO/TQ-105/1 Chinese cabbage

Brassica rapa L. var. pekinensis (Lour.) Kitam.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-106/2 leaf beet, Swiss chard

Beta vulgaris L. ssp. vulgaris var. cicla (L.) Ulrich

Vegetable 20/04/2021
CPVO/TQ-116/1 black salsify

Scorzonera hispanica L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-117/1 egg plant

Solanum melongena L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-118/3 endive

Cichorium endivia L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-119/1-Rev vegetable marrow, squash

Cucurbita pepo L.

Vegetable 01/07/2021
CPVO/TQ-136/1 parsley

Petroselinum crispum (Mill.) Nyman ex A. W. Hill

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-291 oyster mushroom

Pleurotus ostratus (Jacq.) P. Kumm.

Vegetable 28/10/2022
CPVO/TQ-282 shitake

Lentinula edodes (Berk.) egler

Vegetable 15/11/2022
CPVO/TQ-210 lentil

Lens culinaris Medik.

Vegetable 25/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-037 turnip

Brassica rapa L. var. rapa L.

Vegetable 11/07/2019
CPVO/TQ-130/2 asparagus

Asparagus officinalis L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-313/1 bottle gourd, calabash

Lagenaria siceraria (Molina) Standl.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-311/1 cucurbita maxima x cucurbita moschata

Cucurbita maxima Duch. x Cucurbita moschata Duch.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-259 Agaricus mushroom

Agaricus L.

Vegetable 12/08/2020
CPVO/TQ-206/1 broad bean

Vicia faba L. var. major Harz.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-200/2 basil

Ocimum basilicum L.

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-294/1-Rev.5 tomato Rootstocks

Solanum lycopersicum L. × Solanum habrochaites S. Knapp & D. M. Spooner

Vegetable 09/04/2022
CPVO/TQ-245/1-Rev.2-Corr. garden rocket

Eruca vesicaria (L.) Cav. subsp. sativa (Mill.) Thell. (syn. E. sativa Mill.)

Vegetable 24/02/2023
CPVO/TQ-244/1-Rev.2 wild rocket

Diplotaxis tenuifolia (L.) DC.

Vegetable 16/01/2023
CPVO/TQ-234/1 cucurbita moschata

Cucurbita moschata Duchesne

Vegetable 13/09/2018
CPVO/TQ-155/1 pumpkin

Cucurbita maxima Duchesne

Vegetable 22/01/2021
CPVO/TQ-154/1-Rev.2 leaf chicory

Cichorium intybus L. var. foliosum Hegi

Vegetable 06/04/2023